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Benefits of having Meatless days during the week: How a meatless Monday can do more good than harm

Going meatless on certain days of the week does not have to be the end of your days for having meat. You may even like doing it because it might be saving you money. 1,125 more words

Recipes And Blog

Taxi drivers to get €7,000 grant for switching to electric cars

Taxi drivers and operators of other public service vehicles are set to benefit from a new €7,000 grant scheme aimed at encouraging them to opt for electric vehicles. 287 more words

Carbon sequestration proposed as 'cap-and-trade' alternative

Timber companies and several lawmakers are advocating for a bill that would require the state to evaluate using ‘natural ecosystems’ to absorb and store carbon . 7 more words

Portland Tribune

Iceland will use more electricity mining bitcoins than powering its homes in 2018

Bitcoin prices may have plunged in the first months of 2018, but the cryptocurrency craze is still burning bright—and using up a lot of electricity in the process. 355 more words

Green Thinking

Think Planet Earth Collection

Green Thinking

We all know the pitfalls and perils of the plastic problem; it’s globally plaguing the world.

We are overrun with plastics, but equally what some people don’t look at is that we are overrun with rubbish as well, litter, refuse, scrap, debris, dross and whatever other terms we can find that describe the issues we have with discarded goods and waste products. 1,566 more words

Life

Solar Impulses

This past week, I saw a documentary on the flight of the Solar Impulse 2, the first airplane to circumnavigate the globe without fuel–the plane is solar powered. 954 more words

Climate Change

unexpected consequences

Yesterday fell off my Trike.  and it hurt!

Bought my Trike for several reasons, but one of them was because we live a little more than a mile UPHILL from a year round creek, which would be our only water source when the storage tanks run out, SHTF.  291 more words

Self-reliance